UK Labour conference motion to fight cladding scandal news: The Labour Party backs action after building safety crisis that arose since Grenfell, calling for “sustained investment” in public services
Designed by Goettsch Partners, 110 North Wacker is a trophy-class tower on Chicago’s premier downtown riverfront; collaboration between developers and designers delivers city’s tallest office building in 30 years.
HEKLA Building, Paris La Défense Tower design by architect Jean Nouvel: at 220m high, one of business district’s highest buildings, 76,000 sqm of offices and services over 49 stories
Spectacular new LUMA Arles building by famous US architect Frank Gehry forms centrepiece of 27-acre creative campus at Parc des Ateliers in city of Arles bringing together artists and innovators
VR Experiences installed at tallest building in the UK; 1020 feet up on the viewing deck you can strap on VR headsets and hurtle at 100mph down imaginary open-air tubes corkscrewing around the skyscraper. Or you can take a nerve wrecking step across a girder on top of London’s sky line using body motion tracking technology.
Melo Alves 645 Building São Paulo design by MOS: inviting facade, surrounded by plants with no walls or railings subtly place the residential building in the spotlight
Zhanjiang Yunhai No. 1, China, designed by architects Aedas as all-weather tourism and leisure resort, whose 266 meters tower will become the tallest building in the area
STH BNK by Beulah development news: world renowned urban design practice Grant Associates and international design practice, ASPECT Studios, announced as project’s landscape architects
Y-Loft City, Changzhi, Shanxi Province: Superimpose Architecture breaks with conventional residential planning in Chinese industrial hinterland by creating 3 towers for the post 80s generation
China Resources Snow Beer Headquarters Base, Shenzhen building design by architects Aedas: international architecture competition win for large-scale urban regeneration project